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Trump provides location of submarines to Duterte

A convoy of APCs head to the site to combat with Muslim militants, three after the latter lay siege in Marawi city in southern Philippines Thursday, May 25, 2017. He assured the public he will not allow abuses under military rule , even as he repeatedly said he will deal with "terrorism" harshly. Duterte warned martial law would be similar to military rule imposed by dictator Ferdinand Marcos a generation ago.


United Kingdom 'irritated' by USA leaks in attack

United Kingdom 'irritated' by USA leaks in attack

Grande is scheduled to perform six dates in Australia and New Zealand in September. The UK's terror threat level is at critical and nine people have been arrested after a man, thought to be a "mule", killed 22 people at Manchester Arena. The terror threat level in the United Kingdom was yesterday raised to its highest level, critical, with Prime Minister Theresa May saying a further attack was likely and possibly imminent.


World leaders condemn Manchester attack

World leaders condemn Manchester attack

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday sent a condolence message to British Queen Elizabeth II over the explosion in Manchester , expressing deep sorrow over the innocent victims and his honest condolences to the injured and the families of the victims killed in the suicide bombing .



United Kingdom police stop sharing information on Manchester attack with USA after leaks

If confirmed, the halt to the sharing investigative details with Britain's most important defense and security ally would underscore the level of anger in Britain at leaks to the US media of details about the police investigation. British officials are particularly angry that photos detailing evidence about the bomb used in the Manchester attack were published in The New York Times , though it was not clear where those came from.



Jared Kushner is under scrutiny in the FBI's Russia investigation

After a report in the Washington Post last week , people were speculating that Ivanka Trump 's husband might be the White House adviser described as the next person of interest in the FBI's investigation. According to NBC, Kushner's lawyer says the 36-year-old has already volunteered to share what he knows with Congress if he is asked to do so. Last week, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appointed Robert Mueller, the former FBI director, as special counsel overseeing the ...



Residents flee militant siege in Philippines

The militants called for reinforcements and around 100 gunmen entered Marawi, a mostly Muslim city of 200,000 people on the southern island of Mindanao, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said on Wednesday. Three days later Marawi, the centre of Islam in the mainly Catholic Asian nation was swarmed by tanks, attack helicopters and thousands of troops fighting Islamic State-linked fighters holed up in homes and buildings.